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Oct 2, 2012 2:30pm PDT
the government to take for other people to provide the american people with health care. healthcare is a privilege. >> but this obama supporters sees a different america. he says the government is not giving people the help they need. >> health care is not a privilege. health-care is right. playing golf is a privilege. you don't have to play golf. >> he can afford to buy private insurance for themselves and his family, but as a presbyterian minister, he often crop -- often comes across people his lights have been turned upside down by the economic crisis. that's why a lot with most of the members of this parish council, he was to see president obama reelected. he wants to see more opportunities for those who are less well-off, especially when it comes to education. many students are left with crippling debt after graduating from college. he's a big supporting -- supporter of low-interest student loans. >> i like the fact that with two children in college, that college loans will not have interest rates that go through the roof. that helps my two kids. >> like most americans, they ar
Sep 27, 2012 2:30pm PDT
to cut health-care spending, but details have not yet been released. leaders of the coalition government have agreed to a deal designed to save 12 billion euros by 2013. >> there was an agreement on the basic framework, and there are, of course, outstanding issues. >> greek media say the finance minister will present the plans to the country's international lenders next week. their approval is needed to secure the next trough of bailout money -- the next traunch of bell of money. hundreds of protesters, though, say they cannot take any more cuts. >> where will the cuts be made? what are the next steps? we put those questions to our correspondent in athens. >> this has been a fairly significant step forward, the coalition agreeing so easily to the new measures. basically, you have a coalition going to the conservative right, the socialists to the far left. the fact that they were able to put their heads together and at least agree on a general framework is a significant step forward. the steps are mainly cuts to pensions, cuts to -- retirement age will go from 65 to 67, and there will be
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